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Students will be analyzing the strengths and weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation. The assignment contains 10 documents and 30 questions. The assignment does not require the use of a textbook. I have included an answer key. Please message me if you have any questions.
*Students will be analyzing primary source excerpts, pictures, and maps.
*I have included an extended response at the end of the assignment.
*The document can be uploaded to your personal website or Google Drive; however, please make sure it is password protected.
Northwest Territory Map
Excerpts from the Articles of Confederation
Shays' Rebellion Picture
Shays' Rebellion Summary
Primary Source Letters
Northwest Ordinance of 1787 Excerpt
Articles of Confederation Chart
Analyze the weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation, including no power to tax, no common currency, no control of interstate commerce, no executive branch, and Shay's Rebellion.
Students will analyze the Northwest Ordinance of 1787 and the impact of future development of western settlement and the spread of public education and slavery.